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One of the latest trends to hit the big event scene is the photo booth. Odds are, if you've been to a wedding, birthday, graduation, or other big celebration in the recent past, you've seen a photo booth at one of these events. Their popularity is understandable―guests are always eager to line up for their turn to be goofy in front of the camera, picking out props and poses for a customized... READ MORE
Australia's Jerry Ghionis has a reputation for being one of the world's top wedding photographers, and he has a system of five steps to create the perfect image: Lighting, Location, Pose, Technique, and Expression. On behalf of B&H, I recently... READ MORE
The unique line of Sony QX Lens-Style Cameras has received a major boost, now incorporating the mirrorless format and E-mount lenses into their design. In addition, the company has added a third fixed-lens camera, which provides long zoom capability.
Last year, we weren’t sure what to make of the QX series; we called them “Camera Modules,” as they were not quite cameras but much more than just... READ MORE
Clearly, Zeiss recognizes the importance of the Sony a7 mirrorless cameras. The company has just announced a new “family” of manual focus lenses made specifically for these full-frame E-mount shooters. The Loxia 35mm f/2 Biogon T* and the... READ MORE
In the following video, Larry Becker presents the Nikon D810 DSLR and covers its improvements and refinements in comparison to its predecessors, the D800 and D800E. The video begins with some of the standout updates, including the complete removal of the optical low-pass filter, upgraded EXPEED 4... READ MORE
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- Olympus broke out the new PEN E-PL7 camera and black 12mm f/2.0 lens
- Fujifilm announced the compact X30 camera
- Ricoh unveiled the new Pentax K-S1 DSLR
- GoPro's latest accessory was announced—for four-legged cinematographers
- Zoom announced its iQ6 iOS Microphone
- B&H made its own splash with The Canon Lens Experience
With the new PEN E-PL7 Mirrorless Micro Four Thirds Digital Camera leading the way, Olympus has announced a handful of new products and accessories. In addition to this replacement for the E-PL5 and E-PL6, Olympus has... READ MORE
Expanding its DSLR lineup, Pentax has just announced the new Pentax K-S1. Boasting a compact contemporary design and intuitive user interface, the K-S1 20MP camera offers some of the unique features of its big brother, the Pentax K-3, but adds some refinements on the inside and out.
On the inside, the K-S1... READ MORE
As we all know, every single photo we take is unique. It doesn’t matter whether we shoot the same image several times, or under the same lighting conditions, or using the same camera settings. As we have all noticed from personal experience, some images have grain in darker areas while others lack contrast in certain areas, and others suffer from major backlighting issues.
Most post-production... READ MORE
Covering all things related to Canon and its lenses, The Canon Lens Experience is an immersive hub containing interviews, technical information, interactive tools, educational articles, and glossaries that take in the breadth of Canon's... READ MORE
With a fistful of improvements and a couple of “nice touches,” Fujifilm has updated its compact X-series, fixed-lens camera. Stepping in to replace the X20, the... READ MORE
THIS week in the news: Sony announced the a5100 mirrorless camera, while Leica unveiled the M-P digital rangefinder camera. Kodak has rung the death knell of BW400CN film. Hasselblad announced the new 200-Megapixel H5D-200c Multi-Shot medium format camera. Barnes & Noble and Samsung released the Galaxy Tab 4 Nook.
The New Sony a5100 Mirrorless Camera
Sony added to its digital camera lineup... READ MORE
Following up on Jeff Cable’s “The 15 Features of the DSLR That Every Photographer Should Know,” and “The 15 Features of Photoshop That Every Photographer Should Know,” this presentation covers 15 of the most common mistakes that people make when taking photos. Cable discusses composition, proper use of flash, good focus technique, and much more. As always, with Cable, we know that his stories... READ MORE
Leica has announced a gorgeous new camera, which is an update to the Leica M (Typ 240) Digital Rangefinder. In reality, the new... READ MORE
At first glance, purchasing a step-up ring is a simple, straightforward transaction―all you need is a metal ring that enables you to use a filter with a wider-diameter thread size than the lens on which you want to mount it. What’s not so clear-cut is why there are so many choices for a lens accessory that, on the surface, is so simple and basic.
The answer to the above is that the materials... READ MORE